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Science Found The Ancient Dude Who Started Herpes

The herpes origin story is even more disturbing that you’d expect.
Wendy Syfret
1.4.19
Health

Nightmarish 'Flesh-Eating' STI Reportedly Confirmed in the UK

If you need more inspiration to use condoms, read on.
Allison Tierney
8.23.18
VICE TONIC

Oral Sex Is Fueling the Global Spread of Untreatable Gonorrhea

Now in 50 countries. We repeat: UNTREATABLE.
Ed Cara
10.16.17
Sex

People Told Us How They Found Out Their Partner Cheated in Six Words

'Reading novel he wrote about it.'
Anna Goldfarb
9.29.17
Health

Should Your Doctor Be Screening You for Anal Cancer?

A new study is looking into whether new screening policies should be in place.
Tiffany Bateman
9.1.17
LGBTQ

How One Local Health Clinic Is Dealing with the Gay Male STI Crisis

Epidemic rates of syphilis, gonorrhea, and chlamydia among men who have sex with men aren't subsiding—and Trump probably isn't going to help.
Kristina Marusic
2.9.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Guys Don't Care About Safe Sex If the Woman Is Hot, Study Says

Men are apparently more likely to have unprotected sex with a women they were real attractive, regardless of how likely they thought it was that she had an STI.
VICE Staff
6.23.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Super Gonorrhea Is Coming to Destroy Your Junk

It's coming for us. All of us. All of us who don't wear protection.
Carlton Férment
4.18.16
News

​For a Whole Bunch of Reasons, 2016 Looks Set to Be the Year of the STI

How can STI rates be up even though fewer people are having sex?
Martin Robbins
1.7.16
Stuff

No One Taught Old People About Safe Sex and Now They’re Getting STIs

Gonorrhoea, chlamydia, and herpes are on the rise among older people. To find out more I spoke to researchers, and my own dad, about sexual health among the elderly.
Chelsea McIver
12.15.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Drug-Resistant 'Super Gonorrhea' Is Spreading Through the North of England

If your junk's looking a bit gross and you've been hanging out in the UK, go to a doctor.
Sirin Kale
9.18.15
Stuff

How to Have One-Night Stands in Your Twenties

It's probably not going to be 100 percent dignified, but there are steps you can take to avoid it being incredibly awkward.
VICE Staff
7.30.15
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